Cheryl loved to garden, but found it increasingly difficult given her health. Watch Cheryl discuss her decision to undertake weight loss surgery, and how it got her back to doing the things she loves to do.read more
The Bassett Network Digestive Diseases Division includes four full-time gastroenterologists, one part-time gastroenterologist, and several per diem gastroenterologists who divide their time between Bassett Medical Center, Oneonta Specialty Services (OSS), Herkimer Health Center and Cobleskill Regional Hospital. The division also includes three full-time nurse practitioners. In addition, members of the Department of Surgery perform endoscopy procedures at all of the locations listed above as well as Little Falls Hospital, O’Connor Hospital and Fox Hospital.
The Digestive Disease Center (GI Lab) at Bassett Medical Center in Cooperstown is located on level T1 of the clinic building and performs a full range of endoscopy procedures including:
Procedures at Bassett's other locations include colonoscopy, EGD and flexible sigmoidoscopy.
Colonoscopy Preparation Using Split Dose Miralax Solution
Colonoscopy Preparation (2 day double prep)
Colonoscopy Preparation (2 day split dose)
Gastroscopy (EGD) Preparation
Hydrogen Breath Test Preparation
Heart disease affects men and women equally, yet the early warning signs can be different for women. Dr. Merle Myerson, of the Bassett Heart Care Institute, explains how heart disease can manifest itself in women and some ways your care team can help you avoid falling prey to this ailment.read more